Tag: Ice Sevens

Kate Steels Achieves Ice Sevens

Kate Steels waited and waited and waited - and finally achieved her goal of achieving the Ice Sevens in Argentina today. The Ice Sevens Challenge (or Ice Sevens) is the ice swimming equivalent of the Oceans Seven. To achieve the Ice Sevens, a swimmer must complete an Ice Mile under standard ice swimming rules (i.e., no wetsuit and no neoprene hat) in the

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Bucket Lists Of Ice Swimming

Sponsored by KAATSU Global, Huntington Beach, California. There are all kinds of Bucket Swims. The bucket swims can be personal or established, domestic or international, short or long. A bucket swim is an open water swim that individuals have dreamed about and wants to do before they pass away. They can be of any distance in any location depending on the

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Closing In On The Ice Sevens

Closing In On The Ice Sevens Courtesy of Ram Barkai, International Ice Swimming Association. Jaimie Monahan and Ger Kennedy are the only swimmers who have completed the Ice Sevens. Monahan was the pioneer in completing 7 Ice Miles under the International Ice Swimming Association requisite requirements, achieved in June 2018. Kennedy became the second

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Extreme Journeys with Jaimie Monahan

Extreme Journeys with Jaimie Monahan Sponsored by KAATSU, Huntington Beach, California. The Who's Who of the contemporary ice swimming world always includes New Yorker Jaimie Monahan, the first person to complete Ice Sevens. She has been at the forefront of the winter swimming competitions and solo extreme swimming communities for years now while

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Kate Steels On WOWSA Live

Kate Steels On WOWSA Live Sponsored by KAATSU, Lake Simcoe, Ontario, Canada. Kate Steels, a 50-year-old British winter swimmer, ice swimmer, channel swimmer and marathon swimmer from Southampton, England, will be the featured guest on tomorrow's WOWSA Live with International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame chairman Ned Denison. Steels is also just one Ice

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Ger Kennedy On WOWSA Live

Ger Kennedy On WOWSA Live Sponsored by KAATSU, Ireland. Ned Denison will have an undoubtedly wide-ranging discussion with Ger Kennedy on this week's WOWSA Live. Steven Munatones says of the charismatic Irishman. "Ger is a diamond, a swimmer hardened beyond belief. His real-world adventures are so fascinating, what he does around the globe is hard to

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